DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 4, 2018--The "Pet Industry Outlook: Veterinary Services and Pet Product Retailing" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

This report is packed with data tracking how the industry is changing, how pet owners view veterinary services and the role of their veterinarian, and how this market sector affects the fast-changing outlook for pet product manufacturers, marketers, retailers, service providers, and investors. The changes reshaping the veterinary industry include:

Mars Inc. has brought some of the largest animal hospital chains under its expansive pet market umbrella: Banfield, BluePearl, Pet Partners and now VCA. PetSmart, Petco and Walmart have all added or are looking to add additional veterinary service offerings to their stores. Private equity firms including KKR and Shore Capital Partners and many others have been scooping up veterinary practices. Veterinary distributor Henry Schein announced it was spinning off its animal division and combining it with Vets First Choice, a high-flying and well-capitalized e-commerce startup that focuses on increasing patient compliance.

The report forecasts market size and growth for the industry, examines new product activity and sales trends, and analyzes trends and shifts in how veterinary services are meeting the needs of today's pet owners.

The report contains extensive insight from exclusive surveys of pet owners, including surveys conducted in February/March 2018 and March/April 2018, featuring new data specific to pet owners' attitudes and expectations about veterinary services.

The report contains dozens of numerical tables and charts, as well as numerous market and marketing images across key topics.

Companies Featured

Banfield Barkley Pets BluePearl Fetch My Pet Henry Schein KKR Mars Inc. Pet Partners PetCo PetInsuranceQuotes.com PetIQ PetMed Express PetSmart Shore Capital Partners VCA Vets First Choice Walmart

Key Topics Covered 1. Executive Summary

Introduction Market Performance Market Landscape Industry Trends Pet Products Veterinary Competition Consumer Attitudes and Trends Sales Growth Opportunities

2. Market Trends

Chapter Highlights Market Performance Market Landscape

3. Industry Trends

Chapter Highlights M&A and Investment Activity Pet Owners Rely on Vet Advice

4. Veterinary Product Trends

Chapter Highlights Pet Products

5. Veterinary Competition

Chapter Highlights Veterinary Competition

6. Consumer Attitudes and Trends

Chapter Highlights A Source of Advice and Information

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Related Topics:Animal Healthcare/Veterinary

KEYWORD:

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: HEALTH VETERINARY

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